Kristina (Lepore) Squillacioti


  • Kristina has been writing for Verywell since June 2019
  • Formerly Fashion Editor of O, The Oprah Magazine, Cosmopolitan and Stylist for Fitz. & Co 
  • Mom of one son, Graham, 10 months old



Kristina Squillacioti (Lepore) was previously a Fashion Editor and Stylist with over 7 years of magazine industry experience under her belt. She spent her early days at Cosmopolitan and the majority of her career at O, The Oprah Magazine, where she became a seasoned Editor. She became a mother to her first son, Graham, in 2018. She now spends most of her days trying to balance the new joys of motherhood with her old joy of cooking. She enjoys trying new recipes and making wholesome meals that her entire family can enjoy, including the baby!


Kristina has a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a double major in Communications and Spanish, with a Concentration in Journalism, from Fordham University in the Bronx, NY.


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